The Mountain Walker Founder stops to watch a local women’s football match in Damthang village in South Sikkim and realises that football is deeply embedded in Sikkimese society.
Reader and well-wisher, Subhashish ‘Parag’ Mukherjee has sent in a beautiful Hindi poem on the Himachal Himalayas.
The Mountain Walker COO and co-Founder, Ameen Shaikh, shares a gallery of stunning photos that capture the ice and snow art created by nature across the Spiti winter-scape.
Pelling is a little town in Sikkim, the remote Himalayan state in the Northeast region of India. Located at an altitude of 6,250 feet above sea-level, Pelling is emerging as an important centre for tourism, mainly because it is a convenient hub for accessing historical places in West Sikkim. In addition, it also serves as a convenient stop or base for hiking and eco-tourism in West Sikkim. Finally, it is an access point to the Kanchenjunga National Park and related trekking routes.
Swarjit Samajpati fondly reminisces about a trip to the legendary Tiger’s Nest Monastery in Bhutan.